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Riversharks
Season Tickets: 866-742-7579
Record: 24-23
Past coverage of this season
Week of

Week of September 8, 2002
Sunday

Monday
Sharks on the losing end in their final home game

The Camden Riversharks dropped their final home game of the regular season with a 7-6 loss to the Long Island Ducks on Sunday.

Wednesday
Doubleheader sweep

Camden starters Lincoln Mikkelsen and Kevin Dougherty combined to toss 13 scoreless innings Tuesday night, and the Camden Riversharks eliminated the Somerset Patriots from postseason contention with a doubleheader sweep Tuesday night before 4,235 fans at Commerce Bank Ballpark.

Wednesday
Mikkelsen, Sharks blank Bluefish

Lincoln Mikkelsen woke up Tuesday morning feeling like death. He was fairly sure he wouldn't be able to make his scheduled start - and it was a big one, Game One of the Atlantic League semifinals against Bridgeport.

Thursday
Riversharks fall in playoff game

The Camden Riversharks fell to the Bridgeport Bluefish 8-1 on Wednesday. Both teams are now tied in their best-of-three Atlantic League playoff series. The deciding game will be played tonight at 6:35 at Bridgeport.

Friday
Riversharks eliminated by Bluefish

In a week that started with such hope, the Riversharks came crashing back down to earth and their season was over.

Thursday
Sharks have lock on league awards

sharks, whose 71-54 overall record was the Atlantic League's best, have won three of the league's four major postseason awards.

If you go
The Riversharks play their home games at Campbell's Field, Cooper Street at the Deleware River, Camden.
Directions:
  • From I-676: Take the Rutgers-Camden exit, the last exit before the Ben Franklin Bridge. Turn left off the exit ramp (one way street). Turn left at the big intersection onto Haddon Ave. (7th street). Turn right onto Cooper Street. Follow to stadium.
  • From Route 30: Take the last exit before the tollbooth. At the fifth traffic light, turn left onto Haddon Ave. Cross bridge. Turn right onto Cooper Street. Follow to stadium.
  • Links:
  • Riversharks official Web site
  • Atlantic League
  • E-mail the Riversharks

    Meet the 2002 Riversharks
    Coverage of last year's season









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